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“Stay Well and See You Soon”: The Message NHL Players and Teams Are Sending to Fans Amid the League Pause

Graphic: NHL.com It has been an abnormal last few days since Thursday’s news of the NHL pausing the season due to the Coronavirus outbreak. What were supposed to be teams pushing for a spot in the 2019-20 Stanley Cup Playoffs have … Continue reading

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Reirden Shakes-Up Defensive Pairings (Again), Braden Holtby Gets Next Start: News From Capitals Practice

After a day off on Tuesday, the Washington Capitals returned to practice Wednesday morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex for the first time in a week. The Capitals returned to NoVa Monday night following their 3-2 shootout loss to the Sabres … Continue reading

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Oilers Swipe Andreas Athanasiou From Blue Jackets, Send Two Second-Round Picks, Sam Gagner To Red Wings

Photo: Detroit Free Press After the Columbus Blue Jackets reportedly were about to acquire forward Andreas Athanasiou and forward Ryan Kuffner from the Detroit Red Wings prior to the NHL Trade Deadline on Monday, the Red Wings sent him to … Continue reading

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Detroit Red Wings Have Been Eliminated From 2020 Playoff Contention In Their 63rd Game Of The Season

Photo: Icon Sportswire/Getty Images After a 4-1 loss to the New York Islanders on Friday, the Detroit Red Wings have been officially eliminated from playoff contention in the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, which begin April 8 across the networks of … Continue reading

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Forward Thinking – Can the Capitals Bolster Their Bottom-Six Forward Group Before Monday?

The Washington Capitals are just days away from the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline. Continue reading

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The Streak: A Look Back at the Capitals’ Historic Winning Streak 10 Years Later – Part 1

Greg Fiume/Getty Images North America On January 13, 2010, the Washington Capitals beat the Florida Panthers on the road in a shootout in a game in which they had fallen behind 4-1, only to come back to win in a … Continue reading

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2019-20 Division Breakdown – NHL Results Through 1/3 of the NHL Season: Atlantic Division

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images With another Thanksgiving in the United States come and gone, most NHL teams have completed about one-third of their 2019-20 season. In the past, it was generally believed that teams who were in a playoff position at … Continue reading

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Add Another to the Books! Alex Ovechkin Reaches New Milestones In Capitals’ 5-2 Victory Over Detroit Red Wings

Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images In the Washington Capitals 5-2 win against the Detroit Red Wings Saturday night, on a night in which he scored a hat trick, Alex Ovechkin achieved several new personal milestones, adding to a long list … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Records Hat Trick in Victory Against the Detroit Red Wings

Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images With a goal in the Capitals’ 4-3 overtime victory on Friday, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin was just three goals shy of reaching the 20-goal plateau yet another time in his storied NHL career. Just one … Continue reading

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Capitals Crunch Red Wings, 5-2; Alex Ovechkin Nets First Hat-Trick Of The Season

Photo: Dave Reginek/Getty Images The Washington Capitals earned their third consecutive win on Saturday night when they beat the Detroit Red Wings, who dropped their ninth straight (0-7-2), by a score of 5-2 at Little Caesar’s Arena. The win extended … Continue reading

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